Hadewijch (2009)

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Drama. Celine, a novice nun, is asked to leave a convent and to reconcile her fanaticism with the outside world. Ill at ease with her Parisian parents she befriends Yassine, an ex-con from the banlieue (muslim arabs from the projects) who introduces her to his brother Nassir whose religious convictions resonate with Celine's own.

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